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Markham House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wyke Regis, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6014 / 50°36'5"N

Longitude: -2.476 / 2°28'33"W

OS Eastings: 366406

OS Northings: 78073

OS Grid: SY664780

Mapcode National: GBR PX.V3D4

Mapcode Global: FRA 57PG.Z2F

Entry Name: Markham House

Listing Date: 14 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468041

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Wyke Regis

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wyke Regis All Saints with St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


873-1/4/416 (North side)
14/06/74 Nos.140, 142 AND 144
Markham House


Former detached house, in 3 ownerships. Early C19. Rendered or
pebble-dashed (No.142), slate roofs.
PLAN: the property lies well back from the main road, with a
principal facade facing N over open country, and there are
remains of a formal garden. A wide 4-bay original house which
has been extended slightly to the right, and with a larger
range to the left (No.144).
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, the main range with 4 windows; at first
floor 16-pane sashes, ground floor has two 16-pane alternating
with doors, far left is 6-panel, and to centre a 6-panel under
plain fanlight. To the right No.140 has a glazed door and
replacement window; the full width of this range has a glazed
verandah carried on slender cast-iron columns, enclosed with
glazing to No.140. Raised coped verges, a large stack to the
left, and 3 ridge stacks.
To the right is a low single-bay hipped extension, and to the
left a low 2-storey range (No.144), with narrow 8-pane lights,
2 to the first floor and 3 to ground floor, with glazed
entrance door far left. The glazed verandah continues across
this range, which has a low-pitched hipped roof.
At the back, facing N are 2 tripartite bows with 8:12:8-pane
sashes, and a central sash, a square bay, and some later
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SY6640678073

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